Self-harm Awareness and Response


To raise awareness about self-harm and to provide a range of tools and techniques to support someone who self-harms.


  • Look at the myths and stigma associated with self-harm and its prevalence.
  • Relationship between self-harm and suicide.
  • Reasons why people self-harm.
  • Biological and psychological effects of self-harm on an individual.
  • Ways to support someone who self-harms.
  • Problem solving techniques including the bank of hope and ABC.
  • How to talk to someone about their self-harm.
  • How to co-produce an immediate and long-term safety plan.
  • Resources available to support someone who is living with self-harm.



4.5 Hours


Free for those working in South Tyneside

Cancellation policy:

Please note: If you fail to attend or do not give us the required notice to cancel your place we reserve the right to charge a cancellation fee.
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  • Course Start Date: 25/06/2024 09:30

    Course End Date: 25/06/2024 14:00

    South Shields Business Works
    Henry Robson Way
    Station Road
    South Shields
    Tyne and Wear
    NE33 1RF
    United Kingdom

    There are currently 14 spaces left.